SQL injection attack
A vulnerability was reported where a specially crafted database and/or table name can be used to trigger an SQL injection attack through the export functionality.
We consider this vulnerability to be serious
All 4.6.x versions (prior to 4.6.4) are affected
Upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.6.4 or newer, or apply patch listed below.
Thanks to Emanuel Bronshtein @e3amn2l for reporting this vulnerability.
Assigned CVE ids: CVE-2016-6617
CWE ids: CWE-661
The following commits have been made on the 4.6 branch to fix this issue: